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Joe Fred Miller 1942 – 2016

| May 26, 2016
Joe Fred Miller 1942 – 2016

Joe Fred Miller of Springtown, Texas passed away on May 15, 2016.
Joe is preceded by his parents, Ollie and Hazel Miller; his brothers Tim and Russell Miller.
Joe leaves behind his wife, Linda; sons, Jimmy and Larry Miller as well as his daughter, Glenda White and husband Phillip; grandchildren, Nathan White, Kristina Morris, Joshua White and Tice Miller. great -grandchild to be, Baby White; sisters, Francis Scroggins and Ruth Busby and husband Minor along with several other nieces and nephews.

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Merlyn Neagle 1945 – 2016

| May 26, 2016
Merlyn Neagle 1945 – 2016

Merlyn Neagle, 70, a loving mother, sister and grandmother passed away, Thursday, May 19, 2016 at home.
Merlyn was born September 20, 1945 in Merkel to B.L. and Teria Mae Murdock Carter. They both preceded her in death along with her husband, Kenneth; brother, Richard Carter and son, David John Hargrave.
Survivors include her children, Richard (Kelly) Smith, Melissa (Carl) Davis, Elizabeth Smith, Kenneth Wayne Hargrave, Mollie (Nick) Sanders, Billy Neagle, Heather (Brentley) Smith, Pam Westbrook and Michael (Christine) Neagle; brother, Joe (Litsa) Carter; fifteen grandchildren and twelve great- grandchildren.

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Maria Luna Pesqueda 1943 – 2016

| May 26, 2016
Maria Luna Pesqueda 1943 – 2016

Maria Luna Pesqueda, 72, passed away peacefully, Monday, May 23, 2016 at home surrounded by those who love her.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Please contact the family for more information.
Maria was born August 10, 1943 in Charlotte to Nicholas and Aurora Tober Luna. They both preceded her in death along with her husband, Jose; and a brother, Nicholas Jr.
Survivors include her children Elsie (Ben) Bravo, Elise (Robert), Mary (Raymond) Garza, Joe Christopher (Debbie) Pesqueda, Donna (Daniel) Cantu and Michael (Laura) Pesqueda; brother, Raphael; sisters Senida and Licha; 22 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.… Read the rest

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Helen Wren Steen 2016

| May 26, 2016
Helen Wren Steen 2016

Helen Wren Steen, of Ft. Worth Texas, went to be with the Lord on Friday May 20, 2016 at the age of 94.
Funeral service was held at 11 a.m. Monday, May 23, 2016 at Arbor Lawn United Methodist Church, Ft. Worth. Visitation was 9 to 11 am Monday at the church. Interment followed the service at Springtown Cemetery, Springtown.
Wren was born in Springtown, Texas and grew up with her three sisters and two brothers on their family dairy farm. She married her late husband, Jim Steen, at the age of 35 and was happily married for over 40 years.… Read the rest

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Zella Marie Collup 2016

| May 26, 2016
Zella Marie Collup 2016

Zella Marie Collup, 73, died Saturday, May 21, 2016, after a battle with heart disease.
Memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 4, at Christway Baptist Church, 7673 W. Highway 199 Springtown, TX 76082.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, make a donation to the charity of your choice.
Born in Arkadelphia and raised in Gurdon Arkansas, Zella married Robert (Lump) Collup in 1986. She was an active member of the Euless First Baptist Church until moving to Springtown Texas. Zella was admired and respected; she loved helping people and did so in many ways. She loved the Lord and her family and friends and her flowers.… Read the rest

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Bobby Williams 2016

| May 19, 2016
Bobby Williams  2016

Bobby G. Williams, 79, passed away, Thursday, May 12, 2016 with his wife at his side.
A memorial service will be held at a later date. Bobby was a lifetime resident of Boyd.
He was preceded in death by his parents, L.W. and Addie; brother, Billy; and an infant daughter and son. He always remembered and carried in his heart his daughter and son. What a wonderful reunion when his children ran to Heaven’s door and said, “Daddy’s Home”. We love you and carry you in our hearts forever and a day.
He is survived by his wife, Mandy; step-sons, Jim Herren and Steve Mitchell.… Read the rest

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Patricia Ann Ellis 1951 – 2016

| May 19, 2016
Patricia Ann Ellis 1951 – 2016

Patricia Ann Ellis, 64, born July 9, 1951, passed away Sunday, May 15, 2016.
Service was held 2 p.m. Wednesday at White’s Funeral Home, 401 N. Main, Springtown, 76082. Visitation followed from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. with Interment at Springtown Cemetery.
Patricia was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Harold Ellis, Sr., and her parents, Raymond Clarence Davies and Mary Gertrude Whitham Davies.
Survivors include children, Laurie Fabia, Leanne Nicholas, Tricia Mitchell, Thomas Harold Ellis, Jr., Annette Widmer, and Dawn Kortes; brothers, Clayton Davies and Scott Bradfield; sisters, Edith Wengler and Linda Cashion; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.… Read the rest

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Lonnie Thompson 1946 – 2016

| May 12, 2016
Lonnie Thompson 1946 – 2016

Lonnie Thompson, 69, passed away Sunday, May 8, 2016 in Ft. Worth.
Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 12, 2016 at the Springtown Church of Christ. Interment will follow at the Springtown Cemetery. Visitation was from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at White’s Funeral Home, Springtown.
Lonnie was born June 17, 1946 in Weatherford to the late Milton and Ruth Thompson. He was a dairy farmer for many years, raised livestock, and worked for A.M.P.I. as an installer and maintenance man. He was also a loyal worker for FEMA where he retired.
Lonnie and his brother, Johnny won several State and National Titles while showing as well as judging livestock.… Read the rest

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Mary Edrie Long 1920 – 2016

| May 5, 2016
Mary Edrie Long 1920 – 2016

Mary Edrie Long, 96, a loving mother and grandma, passed away peacefully, Sunday, May 1, 2016. A graveside service was held at 11 a.m., Thursday in Springtown Cemetery, under the direction of Alexander’s Midway Funeral Home.
Mary was born Feb. 20, 1920 in Parker County to Tom and Emma Deason Chilcutt.  They both preceded her in death along with her husband, Roy M. Long.She was a member of The Union Baptist Church.
Survivors include daughter, Arlene Cox; son, Noman Long; daughter, Nelda Thomas and husband, David; grandchildren, Kerry Ebanks and husband, Eddie, Wyatt and Dallas Cox and Jay Long; great-grandchildren, Morgan and Jake Johnson; and great-great grandson, Levi Johnson.… Read the rest

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Glen Curtis Tate 1961 – 2016

| May 5, 2016
Glen Curtis Tate 1961 – 2016

Glen Curtis Tate passed away Friday April 8, 2016.
Service will be held May 7, 2016, 5 p.m. at Azleland Memorial Park Chapel.
In lieu of flowers, the family request donations to a charity of your choice.
Survivors include wife, Lydia Rutowski Tate; daughters, Kassie and husband Tim; Crystal, and Ashley and husband David; ten grandchildren; sister, Rhea and husband Andy; brothers, Roger, Rodney and wife Jana; father-in-law and mother-in-law, D.L. and Jackie Hall as well as many other family members and friends.

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